Congressional Dems Push to Require a License to Exercise Fundamental, Constitutional Right

| June 17, 2019

Congressional Dems Push to Require a License to Exercise Fundamental, Constitutional Right

Democrats on Capitol Hill have debuted a proposal to help mandate that those who want a handgun first be approved for a permit.
The legislation, backed by Dems in both the House and Senate, would encourage more states to adopt licensing schemes like Connecticut’s handgun purchasing law, which requires a special renewable permit to purchase any revolver or pistol. Dubbed the Handgun Purchaser Licensing Act, the bill was introduced by U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland and Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy of Connecticut along with U.S. Reps. Jahana Hayes, D-Conn and Jamie Raskin, D-Md.

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